Sterling lost 0.8 percent to hit a session low of $1.5486 against the dollar, the lowest level in a week, pulled down by weakness as Spain's borrowing costs jumped to new highs.
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It will be a wet Friday for most of us as a band of rain sweeps across the UK and weather warnings have been issued in Scotland.
A Labour MP has angered Ed Miliband after she tweeted a picture of a house draped with England flags with the words "Image from Rochester."
Speaking exclusively to ITV News, the man said he wanted to be able to return to the UK without the threat of prosecution.